LaRoy Reynolds

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
LaRoy Reynolds
refer to caption
Reynolds with the Jacksonville Jaguars in 2014
No. 53 – Atlanta Falcons
Position: Linebacker
Personal information
Date of birth: (1990-11-03) November 3, 1990 (age 26)
Place of birth: Norfolk, Virginia
Height: 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight: 240 lb (109 kg)
Career information
High school: Norfolk (VA) Maury
College: Virginia
Undrafted: 2013
Career history
Roster status: Injured reserve
Career NFL statistics as of 2016
Total tackles: 84
Sacks: 0.0
Interceptions: 0
Forced fumbles: 0
Fumble recoveries: 2
Player stats at NFL.com

LaRoy Reynolds (born November 3, 1990) is an American football linebacker for the Atlanta Falcons of the National Football League (NFL). He was signed as an undrafted free agent by the Jacksonville Jaguars after the 2013 NFL Draft.[1] He played college football at the University of Virginia.

College career[edit]

After attending Matthew Fontaine Maury High School in Virginia, Reynolds would play college football for the University of Virginia

Professional career[edit]

Jacksonville Jaguars[edit]

After going undrafted, Reynolds made the Jacksonville Jaguars' final roster on August 30, 2013.

Reynolds was suspended by the NFL on November 12, 2013 for four games for violating the NFL policy on performance-enhancing substances.

Chicago Bears[edit]

On September 29, 2015, Reynolds signed with the Chicago Bears.[2]

Atlanta Falcons[edit]

On March 16, 2016, Reynolds signed with the Atlanta Falcons.[3]

In the 2016 season, Reynolds and the Falcons reached Super Bowl LI, where they faced the New England Patriots on February 5, 2017. In the Super Bowl, the Falcons fell in a 34–28 overtime defeat.[4]

On March 9, 2017, Reynolds signed a one-year contract extension with the Falcons.[5] He was placed on injured reserve on September 4, 2017 after suffering a pectoral injury.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Jags unveil 22 undrafted free agents, April 28, 2013 
  2. ^ Dickerson, Jeff (September 29, 2015). "Bears waive former fourth-round pick Brock Vereen". ESPN.com. Retrieved September 30, 2015. 
  3. ^ "Falcons sign OT Tom Compton, LB LaRoy Reynolds". ESPN.com. March 16, 2016. Retrieved November 26, 2016. 
  4. ^ "Super Bowl LI - New England Patriots vs. Atlanta Falcons - February 5th, 2017". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved 6 August 2017. 
  5. ^ Jackson, Curtis (March 9, 2017). "Falcons Agree to Terms With LB Reynolds, TE Toilolo". AtlantaFalcons.com. 
  6. ^ Conway, Kelsey (September 4, 2017). "Falcons' Linebacker LaRoy Reynolds Placed On Injured Reserve". AtlantaFalcons.com. 

External links[edit]